Do Dual Credit. It’s Worth Every Penny.

Let me explain my revelation. You see I went to New Maverick Orientation up at the University of Texas at Arlington on Thursday and Friday. At the end of the orientation on Friday we were able to sign up for our classes. Anyways, before that we saw our academic advisers, mine being Linda McQuaid for…

Netflix Says Profiles Not Going Away

When Netflix announced that the company was going to eliminate multiple profiles for the same account, many Netflix users were troubled by the news. Troubled to the point where their voices were raised in a choir of protest that must of hit a cord at Netflix. The movie rental company has decided to maintain profiles…

Data Breach at Williamson County Schools

In what will be a costly error, more than five thousand students of Williamson County Schools had their personal information posted online. This included their social security numbers, along with their names: “…Now the county could lose some federal funding because of the mistake. The school district had to notify the Department of Education because…

Chloe Sutton: Going to Beijing

Ten kilometers is six and a quarter miles. It is the distance that Chloe Sutton swims. It is a swimming marathon and Chloe Sutton will have a chance to compete against the best open water swimmers in the world. She is going to the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. Chloe Sutton is sixteen years old….

USB Popcorn Popper

Ok,  So you’re sitting at your desk, playing World of Warcraft and you can’t stop playing because you are part of that huge raid your guild sceduled with you as the healer.  But dog gone it, you crave some popcorn really bad, it’s an overpowering hankerin.  What to do what to do!?  You could holler…

Faster Internet, Anyone?

This certainly got me excited in hopes that we can catch up with South Korea and various parts of Europe as clealy, broadband in North America (US and Canada) leaves a lot to be desired. Still, at least we have broadband at all I suppose. And with the promise of the new technology described in…

The New Apple iPhone: Faster, Less Expensive and a Problem

Steve Jobs can’t be happy with this launch. The new iPhone launched today and there were a multitude of unhappy customers: “The launch of Apple Inc.’s much-anticipated new iPhone turned into an information-technology meltdown today, as customers were unable to get their phones working. Angry and frustrated iPhone customers waited for hours at the Apple…

What A Boring Day – Yawn!

I consider a boring day for myself  is when I struggle to find something to write about. The technology news today revolvers mainly around the release of Apple’s new 3G iphone. I read a few dozen articles which complained about activation problems. There was also many complaints about those not being able to update their…

Are You A ‘Whiner’?

By now we have all heard about the remarks made by former Senator Phil Gramm, saying we are a ‘nation of whiners.’ Though he has tried to shift the blame on Congress, it does make one think. Are we ‘whiners’? Sure we are! But there is only one problem. I don’t think we have whined…

3G iPhone launch

Yea I stood in line for a 3G iPhone not for me but for my bro since we wanted to get one for a while now and just waited for the 3G version because its faster and cheaper. I am planning on getting a new iPhone but maybe later ill check out my bro’s to…